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2 Minnesota women sentenced in Somali terror case

Thursday - 5/16/2013, 11:20pm  ET

AMY FORLITI
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Two Minnesota women convicted of conspiring to send money to al-Shabab in Somalia were given prison sentences in federal court Thursday, ending a week of punishments tied to long-running investigations into recruiting and financing for the terrorist group.

Amina Farah Ali, 36, was sentenced to 20 years in prison on 13 terrorism-related counts, and Hawo Mohamed Hassan, 66, received a 10-year term on one terror-related count and two counts of lying to the FBI.

Ali insisted during her 3
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